Business Tuesday 25 April 2017
Gatwick 24 March 2017

DHL and Gatwick open biomass waste plant

Logistics firm DHL has formally opened a £3.8 million biomass burning facility at Gatwick Airport – which it is claimed is the ‘first of its kind in the world’ to treat Category 1 waste from international flights. Catering ...


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15 February 2017

Shanks Van Gansewinkel merger gets green light


Shanks has received all necessary approvals from the Netherlands competition authorities for its proposed merger with Van Gansewinkel Groep BV, the Group confirmed today (15 February). This follows receipt of approval from the ...

14 February 2017

Egbert Taylor Group announces netBin partnership


Egbert Taylor Group has announced a strategic partnership with software developer FarSite Communications, for distribution of its netBin software system. The netBin fill-monitoring system measures container capacity using sensors ...

13 February 2017

Appointments round-up (13/02/2017)


With news on: Liz Goodwin nominated for LWARB post; Woodruff joins Ricardo; Cycle Link UK appoints Lydia Burchnall; Slicker Recycling in double appointment, and; PHS Wastekit fills senior role.

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News in Brief (08/02/2017)


With news on: FCC blames Brexit impact on UK revenue slide; Cambridgeshire councils make changes; Biffa hazardous waste update; Andusia joins Recycling Association, and; Mid UK mock fire day

7 February 2017

Shanks reports ongoing ‘challenges’ in municipal division


Shanks Group has expressed concern over the quality and price of the waste derived fuels it produces under its 25-year disposal contract with the East London Waste Authority. The East London output has contributed to what the ...

1 February 2017

News in Brief (01/02/2017)


With news on: Northern Ireland recycling progress; Veolia launches London fund; Ecosurety in support for PIRAP; Peterborugh ERF funding, and; Cae Post joins Duty of Care campaign.

30 January 2017

Vehicle and equipment news round-up (30/01/17)


With news on: Recycling Partnership vehicle investment; Dunmow skip loader acquisition; Baler installation at Devon Contract Waste; Matpro and CRJ partnership, and; VEKA fleet expansion.

25 January 2017

News in Brief (25/01/2017)


With news on: Shanks and Van Gansewinkel merger update; ESG awarded LOI testing accreditation, and; Zero Waste Scotland provides helpful tips for Burns Night   Shanks’ Van Gansewinkel merger gains...

23 January 2017

Augean reports waste contracts growth


Specialist waste business Augean Group has reported a ‘significant’ increase in air pollution control residue (APCR) treatment and growth in integrated waste contracts in a 2016 trading update posted today (23 January). And, ...

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